September Specials

 

Verdicchio -  $163.84 (Regular $183.83)
 

Medium-bodied and complex with herbal aromas in the bouquet and flavors of lemon and peach. The finish is crisp, and dry with excellent acidity.  A gentle bite to entice the palate, make this appealing to many. Excellent when served young.

 

Comparable Wines:  Vinho Verde
Pairing: Goes well with veal and pastas with seafood sauce.
Oak: None   Body: Medium   Aging: 1-3 months

 

Cabernet Merlot - $163.84 (Regular $183.83)

 

A big, full-bodied wine that is excellent as a before or after dinner drink. This deeply colored wine of purples and reds is sweet and aromatic. Its delectable smoothness is due to a low acid content, delivering a rich earthy flavor, but it is mainly used to increase the intensity of color and body in other grape varieties.

 

Comparable Wines:  None
Pairing: A meal of steak, game or roast goes well.
Oak: Light   Body: Full   Aging: 6-9 months

 

Barrel Aged

 

It takes us 10 - 12 weeks to make this premium wine. Quantity is limited so reserve your spot today! We currently have a signup sheet for the following varieties:

 

Amarone - $240

 

An irresistible wine whose elegance draws you subliminally into its orbit. Intense ruby-garnet in color, it is redolent of a profusion of aromas of coffee, cherries and sun dried fruits. Its high alcohol makes it full and generous in the mouth and it overwhelms the palate with intense flavors, prolonging your pleasure with its characteristic slightly bitter finish.

 

Comparable Wines:  None
Pairing: It honors a meal of thick braised steak or game, as well as a juicy roast.
Oak: Heavy   Body: Heavy   Aging: 9-12 months
 
Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon - $240

 

Intense red color with purplish hues, this Chilean favorite has the delicate perfume of cherries and soft spice. A supple wine with mouth 'smacking' appeal and simple complexity.  Its full body and solid tannins deliver a fresh spicy wine with mass appeal.

 

Comparable Wines:  Cabernet Franc, Bordailles Rouge
Pairing: Suitable for red meats, lamb and duck.
Oak: Medium   Body: Full   Aging: 6-9 months

 

Cabernet Shiraz - $183.84

 

This popular blend of elegant Cabernet Sauvignon along with the fruity flavor of Shiraz creates a lush, full-bodied wine bursting with blackberry, cherry and currant. The delicate oak aroma makes this very intense for all your senses.

 

Comparable Wines:  Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz
Pairing: Goes well with chicken and mild cheeses.
Oak: Medium   Body: Full   Aging: 6-9 months

 

Merlot - $183.84

 

The supple, round-bodied Merlot is enjoying increased popularity as a pure varietal. Medium to dark red, it has a distinct nose of cherries, raspberries, blackcurrants and mint, also displays some herbs and spices. A smooth mellow wine balanced for easy drinking, while its lower tannins indicate a wine that should be enjoyed relatively young.

 

Comparable Wines:  Bordailles Rouge, Cabernet Merlot, Malbec
Pairing: This wine partners well with cheese, beef, pork, pastas and pizza.
Oak: Light   Body: Medium   Aging: 3-6 months

 

Muscato - $183.84

 

The Muscato's unique smell and taste are easily recognized. It is distinct because of its concentration of aromas of musk, peach and apricot. It can also be made into a dessert wine…..sensational !!!

 

Comparable Wines:  None
Pairing: Well with mild cheeses, fruit and appetizers.
Oak: None   Body: Medium   Aging: 1-3 months